Pakistan

Steven Smith cautious about playing day-night Test in Brisbane

Australian skipper Steven Smith has said that it will be an interesting experience to see how the pink ball will behave in the humid conditions at The Gabba in Brisbane during the day-night Test match against Pakistan.
23 May 2016
 

Mohammad Amir applies for UK visa

Pakistan speedster Mohammad Amir has applied for a visa to travel to the United Kingdom for the upcoming campaign against England in July.
21 May 2016

Reviewing the Pakistan Cup: a step in the right direction

Last month, in a bid to improve the deteriorating domestic structure, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced a reorganized version of the domestic one day tournament - The Pakistan Cup. Bisma Ahmed reviews its impact.
20 May 2016

Strauss feels that points based system will connect the three formats of the game

Director of England Cricket Andrew Strauss has voiced his support for the points-based scoring system for multi-format cricket and said that it will connect the three forms of the game.
19 May 2016

Rangana Herath hoping for a repeat of 2014 heroics

Sri Lankan spin spearhead Rangana Herath is hoping that his team can repeat their series-winning performance of the 2014 tour in the upcoming campaign against England.
18 May 2016

I will not let external forces dictate how I function - Mickey Arthur

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has asserted that he will block out the external factors and not allow outside elements dictate how he should perform his job with the national team.
17 May 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board optimistic about obtaining UK visa for Mohammad Amir

The Pakistan Cricket Board is positive about successfully obtaining a visa for fast bowler Mohammad Amir which would allow them to select him to tour England later this year.
17 May 2016

Yasir Shah out of training camp with knee injury

Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah is set to miss the ongoing training camp in Abbottabad after injuring his knee in the Pakistan Cup.
15 May 2016

Mickey Arthur will need time to prove himself with Pakistan - Sohail Tanvir

Pakistan pacer Sohail Tanvir feels that the newly appointed coach of the national team Mickey Arthur needs to be given time to prove himself.
14 May 2016

Pakistan considering playing their home series in Sri Lanka

The Pakistan Cricket Board is currently considering the prospect of hosting their home matches in Sri Lanka instead of their current adopted home venue, the United Arab Emirates.
13 May 2016

Mickey Arthur to be tough on discipline

Newly appointed Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has asserted that he will not compromise on discipline and fitness levels among the players in the team.
10 May 2016

Mickey Arthur's comments on match-fixing a dead issue - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan has clarified that Mickey Arthur’s comments over match-fixing allegations in the 2007 series between Pakistan and South Africa were no longer an issue for the board.
9 May 2016

Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez skip PCB's fitness tests

Senior Pakistan cricketers Shahid Afridi and Mohammad Hafeez have decided to skip the fitness test being conducted by the Pakistan Cricket Board at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore.
9 May 2016

Wasim Akram unhappy with attitude of former Pakistan cricketers

Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has expressed his disappointment with the attitude of a number of former players who were not prepared to apply for the post of the national coach through the proper channels.
9 May 2016

Pakistan needs to follow Australia's domestic structure - Javed Afridi

The chief executive officer of Haier Pakistan and the owner of the Peshawar Zalmi franchise Javed Afridi stated that Pakistan must adopt the domestic structure of Australian cricket.
7 May 2016

Mickey Arthur appointed as head coach of Pakistan

The Pakistan Cricket Board announced on Friday that they have appointed former Australian and South African coach Mickey Arthur as the head coach of the national team.
6 May 2016

Stuart Law declines Pakistan coach role

The chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board Shahryar Khan has confirmed that former Australian batsman Stuart Law has declined to accept the offer to become the coach of the Pakistan team.
6 May 2016

Yasir Arafat lauds Inzamam-ul-Haq for taking bold decisions

Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat has applauded the decision of chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq to drop Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal from the 35-man squad for a training camp in Abbottabad ahead of England tour.
5 May 2016

PCB releases list of centrally contracted women cricketers for 2016

Pakistan Cricket Board has increased the number of centrally contracted women cricketers to 22 as they announced the contracts for the year 2016.
5 May 2016

Australia remain No.1 in ODIs, New Zealand claim top spot in T20I rankings

Australia continue their reign at the top of the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings while New Zealand have claimed the pole position in the shorter format of the game according to the latest update.
4 May 2016